Institutional Partners

The Cleveland Orchestra is deeply grateful for the support of businesses, foundations, and public institutions who make extraordinary musical experiences possible. Partner with America’s finest orchestra and open the door to regional, national, and international recognition for your business.

Government Support

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture
Ohio Arts Council

The Cleveland Orchestra and Musical Arts Association are grateful to these organizations and government agencies for their ongoing support of The Cleveland Orchestra.

The Cleveland Orchestra is proud of its long-term partnership with Kent State University, made possible in part through generous funding from the State of Ohio.

The Cleveland Orchestra is proud to have its home, Severance, located on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, with whom it has a long history of collaboration and partnership.

Business & Corporate Support

Gifts of $300,000 and more

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling
NACCO Industries, Inc.
McKinsey & Company
The J. M. Smucker Company

Gifts of $200,000 to $299,999

Jones Day Foundation
Ohio CAT

Gifts of $100,000 to $199,999

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
KeyBank, NA

Gifts of $50,000 to $99,999

PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
Frantz Ward LLP

Gifts of $25,000 to $49,999

Gifts of $10,000 to $24,999

  • Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
  • The Giant Eagle Foundation
  • Parker Hannifin Foundation
  • RPM International Inc.
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company

Gifts of $2,500 to $4,999

  • American Fireworks, Inc.
  • Applied Industrial Technologies
  • Brothers Printing Company
  • Capital One Partners
  • The Cleveland Wire Cloth & Mfg. Co.
  • Cohen & Company, CPAs
  • Ewart-Ohlson Machine Company
  • Gross Residential
  • Littler Mendelson, P.C.
  • Northern Haserot

Gifts of $1,000 to $2,499

  • Annashae Corporation
  • Christopher Tool & Mfg. Co.
  • Foote Printing
  • Gould Electronics
  • Grover/Trophy Music Co.

Foundation Support

The Cleveland Orchestra is grateful to the many private foundations and government agencies at the local, state and federal levels, whose grants sustain the Orchestra as a whole or fund specific projects, such as new artistic, educational, and capacity building initiatives.

Our generous foundation supporters are recognized in a printed listing in our program books, available online here.

Gifts of $1,000,000 and more

  • The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation

Gifts of $250,000 to $499,999

  • Haslam 3 Foundation
  • John P. Murphy Foundation
  • Mary E. & F. Joseph Callahan Foundation
  • The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation
  • The William Bingham Foundation

Gifts of $100,000 to $249,999

  • Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
  • The Cleveland Foundation
  • John P. Murphy Foundation
  • Kulas Foundation
  • David and Inez Myers Foundation

Gifts of $50,000 to $99,999

  • The Payne Fund
  • The Jean, Harry and Brenda Fuchs Family Foundation, in memory of Harry Fuchs
  • The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation
  • Martha Holden Jennings Foundation
  • Myra Tuteur Kahn Memorial Fund of the Cleveland Foundation
  • GAR Foundation
  • The Gerhard Foundation, Inc.
  • Wesley Family Foundation

Gifts of $15,000 to $49,999

  • The Nord Family Foundation
  • The Abington Foundation
  • Samuel J. and Connie M. Frankino Charitable Foundation
  • Geoffrey Gund Foundation
  • The Helen Wade Greene Charitable Trust
  • Mary and Dr. George L. Demetros Charitable Trust
  • The Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation
  • The Reinberger Foundation
  • The Veale Foundation
  • Elizabeth Ring Mather and William Gwinn Mather Fund
  • The Sam J. Frankino Foundation
  • Akron Community Foundation
  • The Bruening Foundation
  • The Sisler McFawn Foundation
  • Albert G. & Olive H. Schlink Foundation